Body and Soul
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Twin brothers Isiah, an escaped convict masquerading as a minister, and Sylvester, an inventor, become obsessed with the same young woman, Isabelle.
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 80%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"One of the revelations of this 1924 feature by pioneer black filmmaker Oscar Micheaux is that, in contrast to the faltering technique and garbled film syntax of his sound pictures, he was stylistically assured as a silent director."
‑ Jonathan Rosenbaum, Chicago Reader
"Robeson radiates the roguish charm and dangerous looming ferocity of a master con man with a scary streak of violence. Like his singing, Robeson's acting has stature. It is larger than life."
‑ Stephen Holden, New York Times
"Body and Soul has neither body nor soul."
‑ Phil Hall, Film Snobbery
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